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Antibiotics are responsible for the spread of obesity and autoimmune diseases

Antibiotics are responsible for the spread of obesity and autoimmune diseases

Bacterial balance in the digestive tract – the key to maintaining a healthy weight and immune system in working condition, says The Daily Mail. Antibiotics can also upset the balance. According to experts, the long-standing practice of doctors, prescribing antibiotics for any reason, has led to the epidemic of obesity and autoimmune diseases such as eczema. Back in 2006, it was shown that in obese rats is different from the bacterial flora flora slender fellow. The main role is played...

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Scandal: Do not say a rare disease, sperm donor condemned to death more than 20 children

Scandal: Do not say a rare disease, sperm donor condemned to death more than 20 children

American sperm donor named John gave his children a deadly genetic disorder. This became known after the press got the story of Rebecca Blackwell client Sperm Bank of California, and her 15-year-old son Tyler. Three years ago, they decided to find her father. When it is still possible, it turns out, the sperm donor was a rare hereditary aortic heart disease, which can kill at any time, according to ABC News. Known that a family donor, except for heart disease, was Marfan syndrome. This is...

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Vaccination against cervical cancer

Vaccination against cervical cancer

In June 2006, the organization FDA has authorized the use of vaccination against cervical cancer, which prevents contamination of the virus HPV (human papilloma virus). It is this virus is the cause of most cases of cervical cancer in women. Cervical cancer is one of the most common diseases in the course of the year zhenschin.V more die from it about 300 thousand women. HPV is sexually transmitted, and even the use of a condom does not always protect against the possibility of becoming...

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Rare syndrome helps to establish the cause of autism

Rare syndrome helps to establish the cause of autism

U.S. scientists hope to unravel the nature of autism, studying a rare disease – "Timothy syndrome". This genetic disorder of the heart, in which theres syndrome prolongation QT. In 80% of patients develop autism. The average length of life – 2.5 years. In the world we know only about 20 cases of this syndrome. According to BBC, a team of scientists at Stanford University decided to explore the brain cells of patients with "Timothy syndrome" to find out the...

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The feeling of love works better drugs

The feeling of love works better drugs

The eve of Valentines Day, scientists have made a sensational discovery: the feeling of love can reduce blood pressure, relieve depression and tighten wounds, writes The Washington Post. Commented Julianne Holt-Lanstad, associate professor of psychology at Brigham Young University: "The relations help us cope with stress. Partner guarantees emotional support. Also, the people on the background of this state pay more attention to prevention: training, nutrition." But Arthur Aron,...

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